University of Plymouth postgraduate study, including taught MSc, MA masters programmes, MRes, ResM research degrees, Professional Doctorates, MPhil and PhD doctorate opportunities.
Research and expertise
University of Plymouth research and expertise. Find out about our internationally renowned research across the arts, humanities, business, health, sciences, engineering, medicine and dentistry
Postgraduate research areas
We supervise postgraduate research at doctoral and masters levels in all of the 30 areas listed.
Research degrees in medicine, dentistry and biomedical sciences.
The Doctoral College acts as locus of responsibility and expertise in all matters related to postgraduate research.
Postgraduate research degrees
Study for a PhD, research masters or professional doctorate at the University of Plymouth.
Neurotrophic signalling to protect neurons in Parkinson’s disease (PD) and Dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB)
Apply now. Funded PhD studentship opportunity beginning 1 April 2019: Neurotrophic signalling to protect neurons in Parkinson’s disease (PD) and Dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB)
Potential projects for self-funded applicants
Looking to self-fund your research degree? Browse some of our available projects below to gain an understanding of the type of research projects we do
University of Plymouth research and expertise. Find out about our Research Institutes